VfL Osnabrück


Paul Seguin: That was a small step

Paul Seguin was clearly relieved after the 4-0 win against VfL Osnabrück (1.12.), especially given that the Schalke midfielder made a crucial contribution with his important goal (48’) to put his side 2-0 up. However, there was a lot more behind the team’s success.


Karel Geraerts: We scored at the right moments

FC Schalke 04 scored four goals and kept a clean sheet on their way to picking up a crucial three points against VfL Osnabrück on Friday (1/12). Read on for all the post-match reaction from Karel Geraerts, Uwe Koschinat and Ralf Fährmann.


S04 celebrate 4-0 win at home against Osnabrück

FC Schalke 04 struck four times in a 4-0 home win against VfL Osnabrück on Friday evening (1/12). An own goal from Niklas Wiemann put the Royal Blues ahead in the first half, before goals from Paul Seguin, Simon Terodde (pen.) and Kenan Karaman ensured all three points would remain in Gelsenkirchen.


Karel Geraerts: It’s important that we stick together

FC Schalke 04 will be aiming to get off to a better start in Friday’s home game against VfL Osnabrück (18:30 CET) as they have done in their last couple of games. “It’s all about how you approach matches like these,” emphasised Karel Geraerts before the clash at the VELTINS-Arena.


Marcin Kaminski: I feel good and I have confidence in my body

The Royal Blues weren’t satisfied after their 2-2 draw on Thursday against VfL Osnabrück. One player, however, had reason to be content following the final whistle. After more than three months on the side-line, Marcin Kaminski celebrated his comeback. The centre-back has been out of action recently due to a calf injury and had worked hard to be able to get some playing time in this calendar year.


Kozuki and Cissé on target in 2-2 draw in Osnabrück

Schalke drew 2-2 away to VfL Osnabrück in their final friendly before the Christmas break on Thursday (22/12). Soichiro Kozuki (16’) and Ibrahima Cissé (86’) got S04’s goals, while Paterson Chato (22’) and Ba-Muaka Simakala (penalty 47’) found the net for the hosts.